Police Officer Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

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West Anaheim Medical Center - Anaheim, CA (12 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Public Safety Officer - WAMC - Per Diem Variable West Anaheim Medical Center Anaheim, CA Per Diem Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
1 day ago
Anaheim, CA (12 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Patrol hours 8:00 pm to 4:00 am. Appointment only: .......
2 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA (23 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
, editing, retrieving and distributing technical, complex and confidential law enforcement data and information; enters reports and data into a variety of automated law enforcement records systems;...
2 days ago
City of Corona - Corona, CA (19 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Knowledge of ordinances; principles and practices of modern law enforcement, including crime prevention, identification and investigation techniques....
2 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA (21 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
, editing, retrieving and distributing technical, complex and confidential law enforcement data and information; enters reports and data into a variety of automated law enforcement records systems;...
4 days ago
City of Signal Hill - Signal Hill, CA (17 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
CITY OF SIGNAL HILL IS THE PLACE TO WORK AND START YOUR LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER!...
6 days ago
City of Signal Hill - Signal Hill, CA (17 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
***IMPORTANT*** A comprehensive background investigation and polygraph will be conducted on any eligible persons considered for hire....
6 days ago
Corona, CA (23 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Shifts available : 4PM- 12AM FULL TIME ( Vehicle Patrol- Drivers License is required ) 1PM - 8PM PART TIME ( Foot Patrol ) 9PM -5AM FULL TIME ( Vehicle Patrol- Valid Drivers License / Clean Drivers...
6 days ago
City of Anaheim - Anaheim, CA (12 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Law enforcement or military experience as a firearms instructor is desirable....
8 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA (23 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
prevention and suppression; modern law enforcement methods and procedures, including patrol, crime prevention, traffic control, and investigation; hazardous materials and proper storage and containment...
8 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA (21 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Knowledge of: Operations and standard operating procedures of a Police Department; principles of crime prevention and suppression; modern law enforcement methods and procedures, including patrol, crime...
8 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA (23 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
prevention and suppression; modern law enforcement methods and procedures, including patrol, crime prevention, traffic control, and investigation; hazardous materials and proper storage and containment...
12 days ago
City of Fullerton - Fullerton, CA (13 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Applicants considered for appointment as a Police Officer Trainee will be subject to an in-depth background investigation including a polygraph examination....
13 days ago
City of Santa Ana, CA - Santa Ana, CA (5 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
There are current five (5) vacancies in the Budget/Fiscal, Court Liaison, Criminal Investigations, Records Division and Evidencesections of the Santa Ana Police Department....
13 days ago
Chapman University - Orange, CA (8 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
The Public Safety Patrol Officer ensures safety by patrolling campus by motor vehicle, by foot, ESV and/or by bicycle providing protection of life and property....
15 days ago

Demographic Data for Costa Mesa, CA

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110,851
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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Costa Mesa, CA as reported by the BLS.

$88,596

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Costa Mesa, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.0%)
  • High School or GED (25.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Costa Mesa, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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